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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:23 PM EDT Oct. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Appomattox river at Matoaca
* until Thursday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9 PM Monday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Thursday afternoon.
* At 13.0 feet... moderate flooding begins. Only Woodlands and
farmland flooded.
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 10.4 feet on
may 20 2018.


Lat... Lon 3726 7751 3729 7741 3734 7729 3728 7723
      3718 7737 3718 7753




923 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Appomattox river at Mattoax
* until late Tuesday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9 PM Monday the stage was 25.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.2 feet by &
after midnight tomorrow. The river will fall below flood stage
tomorrow late evening.
* At 25.0 feet... agricultural and some secondary roads flooded.
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 24.8 feet on
may 23 2018.


Lat... Lon 3721 7776 3743 7802 3742 7814 3751 7812
      3752 7791 3733 7767